Matthew 26:47 – 68, John 18:15 – 40
Exodus 20:16 (NKJV)
16 “You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
John 18:37 (NKJV)
37 Pilate therefore said to Him, “Are You a king then?” Jesus answered, “You say rightly that I am a king. For this cause I was born, and for this cause I have come into the world, that I should bear witness to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth hears My voice.”
I False witness – intentional or incidental
II Jesus’ bearing witness before the Jewish high court and the Roman governor
III Our responsibility to bear witness to the truth